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Gain a practical approach to English language teaching, underpinned by the principles of social justice with the Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages program from Leeds Beckett University. You’ll focus on digital pedagogies and materials development.

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As part of this Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages program from Leeds Beckett University , you’ll:

  • Study language acquisition, systems and teaching methodology and apply it to your English Language Teaching (ELT) practice
  • Understand the role of language in issues relating to social justice, diversity and inclusion
  • Learn how to create inclusive language classrooms
  • Discover and experience a range of language learning technologies and ELT contexts
  • Develop your identity and communication skills as an ELT professional through classroom and reflective practice in a supportive personalised learning environment
  • Complete an independent research project relevant to your teaching practice and context


English is the language of international communication. There are currently approximately 250,000 teachers of English and two billion English language learners around the world requiring tuition, creating a huge demand for ELT professionals. We’ll provide you with the professional skills, knowledge and necessary qualification to teach this global language. This course is aimed at:

  • Prospective teachers of English and other languages
  • Current teachers of English and other languages
  • Primary and secondary school teachers who want to specialise in language teaching
  • Primary and secondary school teacher working with students who have English as an Additional Language

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Language Acquisition
  • Applied Linguistics & Language Systems
  • The Language Classroom - Skills & Processes
  • Digital Pedagogy for Language Learning
  • Research Methods
  • Designing Language Learning for Diverse Contexts

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Most courses don't have fixed application deadlines. But, our courses are popular - they can fill up quickly. It's best to apply as early as possible.



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have substantial English Language Teaching work experience.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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